The Arabic Copywriter / Translator is responsible for brainstorming, creating, and transforming ideas into words for articles, advertisements, publications, and pamphlets. These include ready English content to be translated or drafting new material from scratch in Arabic. The Arabic Copy Writer works closely with the Training, Marketing, and Digital Solutions teams.
- Write copy and messaging for training, marketing, and digital solutions teams: including materials, technical documents and social media for different target audiences.
- Edit text to ensure it is well-written, complies with brand language guidelines and is logically structured.
- Cooperate with colleagues to develop, communicate and pitch campaigns, including strategy, goals, budget and calendar.
- Create innovative and creative copy in support of marketing initiatives across platforms and on the organizations website.
- Provide guidance and support to all departments to maximize the impact of all written communications.
- Assist in the design of presentations, brochures and other collaterals.
- Proof reading, creating Arabic content for campaigns.
- Translate copy from English to Arabic and Arabic to English without losing the tone or content
- Writing press releases, flyers, billboards, slogans, taglines, brochures, online content & catalogues
- Ability to write on-line editorial content
- Ability to write in different tone of voices and to adapt to the organization's tone and positioning
Specific Measures of Success
- Smooth Operations - Manage and ensure smooth operations from logistics to delivery of team building and training products to the highest standard with flawless execution.
- Content Management run through Salesforce Communities
- Writing clear, concise and grammatically correct copy
- Driving the creation of original concepts that result in effective and compelling communication
- Understanding different language styles that appeal to various target markets
- Developing and maintaining a clear and consistent brand voice
Role and Competencies
- Communication Skills
- Problem Solving
- Strong project management and internet research skills
- Excellent English and Arabic grammar skills required for copywriting content and advertising
- Fluent in Arabic and English
- 2 - 3 years' experience of developing content, copywriting and planning